800747 VU Science Policy and Science Communication

summer semester 2020 | Last update: 04.03.2020 Place course on memo list
VU Science Policy and Science Communication
VU 2
each semester

theoretical knowledge about science policy, practical knowledge about science communication

The aim of this course is to offer students theoretical insights about sociology of scientific knowledge and science policy as well as practical knowledge about science communication: a) What is the difference between scientific knowledge and other forms of knowledge? b) How does science interact with society? c) How does politics affect with science (from governance to funding)? d) How does science communicate with society?

Reading seminar, discussion, lecture, article, short essay

Bibliography provided in class


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